Partner and Head of Corporate
Area of Expertise
- Corporate and Commercial
- Financial Services
- Motor Industry
- Retail and Healthcare Sectors
I am a partner and head of the firm’s corporate team, specialising in mergers, acquisitions, MBOs and MBIs, joint ventures, corporate finance, stock market flotations and fundraisings, and a range of other commercial matters. I am also a member of the firm’s Management Board.
I also have particular expertise in the IT and technology, financial services, motor industry, retail and healthcare sectors. I am a Member of the Institute of the Motor Industry.
My clients want legal advice that is commercially aware and practical. They need clarity, good judgement and a quick response when issues arise.
Momentum is vital for my clients, so I make sure any potential delays are dealt with quickly and effectively. I am recognised as a problem-fixer. My clients expect me, as a partner in the firm, to be involved in all aspects of the work, and to be at the end of the phone when they need me.
Roger Bailey is known for his M&A work, in addition to having recognised capabilities in acting for public companies and in capital markets matters. Clients praise him as "thorough, pragmatic, easy to work with and technically very strong." Chambers UK 2017
Roger Bailey is particularly experienced in transactions involving companies in the technology, finance, retail, and healthcare sectors. His broad corporate practice takes in M&A, joint venture and MBO matters among others. Chambers UK 2016
Roger Bailey heads this corporate practice and frequently handles transactions in the motor, healthcare, retail, IT and technology sectors. Clients praise his project management skills as well as his "ability to explain things in layman's terms, along with the implications." Chambers UK 2015
Moore Blatch LLP has robust specialisms in the IT, technology and, through team head Roger Bailey, automotive sectors. Legal 500, 2015
"Advice to date has been invariably sound. Working with him is a constructive and enjoyable experience." Chambers UK 2014
Moore Blatch LLP’s corporate group head Roger Bailey is highly regarded for his IT expertise, and has specialist knowledge of the motor industry. Legal 500, 2014
The team, headed by the highly-rated Roger Bailey, has significant automotive insurance expertise, as well as commercial IP and IT capabilities. Legal 500, 2013
"He’s very sensible and very experienced, having done lots of similar deals in the past, so he’s able to bring a lot of that experience to the table. He knows what an investor would and wouldn’t like." Client
"His attention to detail was very good. The whole infrastructure in the way that it was managed was very professional. He highlighted a couple of points that should have been picked up previously and was pretty thorough." Client
"I found Roger’s advice to date invariably to be sound, he and his colleagues don’t allow the commercial wood of a transaction to be obscured by stands of legalistic trees."
"He's a good technical lawyer." Market Commentator
"He's a very competent lawyer." Market Commentator
Graham Atthill-Beck, Black Pearl Advisers FZC and consultant to Keith Bailey Rogers & Co Ltd.
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